Three women were taken into custody after Thalangama Police raided a brothel operated in the guise of an Ayurvedic Treatment Center in Battaramulla last evening.

Police said one of the females arrested was the alleged manageress of the brothel. The suspects, aged 21, 24 and 37 years, are residents of Madiwela, Nuwara Eliya and Vavuniya.

The suspects are due to be produced before the Kaduwela Magistrate’s Court today. Thalangama Police are investigating.